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Travel Hacks 

Who doesn’t love to travel? We circle the globe for pennies on the dollar and share our best tips, tricks and travel hacks to help you do the same. From our five star reviews to destination guides, we aim to help you both earn rewards and use them!

Travel Reviews

One of the best ways to get inspired about travel is to read about the experiences of others. Miles/points give us the opportunity to have experiences we could have only dreamed about otherwise. We share those experiences in our reviews.

Check out all of our flight, hotel, lounge, cruise and car rental reviews!


Elite Status

Would you believe we hold elite status with over two dozen hotel, airline and car rental loyalty programs? Most of the time we don’t even earn the status but instead utilize status matches, promotions and credit card benefits to get us there. Here is some more info so you can not only travel, but get all of the perks along the way!

Now that you have a taste of what elite status is all about, check out all of our posts on the latest elite status perks and matches to get you on your way!


 

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Loyalty Programs

Yes, loyalty programs are the backbone of the travel industry and we aim to take full advantage of them. Elite status is one thing, but sometimes there are one-off promotions or benefits we need to know about. Make sure to check out all of our loyalty posts below.

Loyalty Program Posts


More Help

In the section below you’ll find links to all of our travel related posts. We have a lot of content dating back over a decade on all sorts of travel related content! Make sure to use the search feature to find even more.

And don’t forget the best way to earn miles/points is through credit cards! Find the current best offers HERE.

All Travel Related Posts

Beer, Leaves, Pinball, and a Big House: A Laid-Back Trip to Asheville, NC

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I recently returned from a visit to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. I describe the highlights in my Asheville trip report.
Well...Didn't See That Coming - Points & Miles as a Digital Nomad Ch. 4

Well…Didn’t See That Coming – Points & Miles as a Digital Nomad Ch. 4

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Chapter 4 in my series on using points & miles as a digital nomad covers lots of bumps in the road, plus an unexpected current location.

Mere Weeks After Opening Alaska Lounge SFO Is Out Of Priority Pass

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In a quick roundabout, Alaska Lounge SFO removed from Priority Pass network mere weeks after the lounge had its grand opening.

San Francisco’s Newest Lounge: My Alaska Lounge SFO Review

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Check out my Alaska Lounge SFO review, the newest location in the network. Here's our review of the space, food, and service.
Speaking Of Recent Travel Blunders, I Had A Doozy This Month

Speaking Of Recent Travel Blunders, I Had A Doozy This Month

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Speaking of recent travel blunders (since Benjy shared his), I had a real doozy this month, and it wasn't simple to resolve...not at all.
How To Get A Green Pass In Al Hosn App For Visiting Sites In UAE

How To Get A Green Pass In Al Hosn App For Visiting Sites In...

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To visit tourist sites or cross from one Emirate to another in UAE, you need to get a green pass in the Al Hosn app. Here's how.

Sometimes The Best Trip Is The One You Never Take

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Planning amazing trips is what we do and no one does it better! But, sometimes the best trip is the one you never take.
A Tumultuous Month - Points & Miles As A Digital Nomad Ch. 3

A Tumultuous Month – Points & Miles As A Digital Nomad Ch. 3

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Chapter 3 on using points & miles as a digital nomad covers a tumultuous month. There were some difficulties & multiple changes of plans.
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